The toll was likely to rise as scores of people were taken to hospitals, Ismail Mukhtar, a government spokesman, said.
A truck bomb has exploded at a busy security checkpoint in Mogadishu, killing at least 61 people, officials said.
A man assists a civilian injured at the scene of a auto bomb at a checkpoint in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 28, 2019.
Captain Mohammed Hussein told reporters that the attackers targeted the tax collection office, located near the checkpoint. Abdiqadir Abdirahman, director of the Aamin Ambulance service, counted more than 50 wounded.
"We will confirm the exact number of the number of the dead later but it is not going to be small, most of the dead were innocent university students and other civilians", he said.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast.
Philippines bans USA senators, mulls visa for Americans
The charges are a total, absolute lie and fabrications", De Lima told Al Jazeera in a jailhouse interview in December 2018. The United States is the Philippines biggest defence ally and millions of Filipinos have relatives who are USA citizens.
'Dozens of injured people were screaming for help, but the police immediately opened fire and I rushed back to my house, ' he said. However, the al-Qaida-linked terror group al-Shabab has carried out similar attacks in the past.
'All I could see was scattered dead bodies [.] amid the blast and some of them burned beyond recognition'.
The deadliest attack in the country's history was a truck bombing in October 2017 in Mogadishu which left 512 people dead and around 295 injured.
Two weeks ago five people were killed when al-Shabaab attacked a Mogadishu hotel popular with politicians, army officers and diplomats in an hours-long siege. The group never claimed responsibility for the blast that led to widespread public outrage.
Somalis salvage goods after shops were destroyed in a vehicle bomb in Mogadishu. It funds itself with a "taxation" system that experts describe as extortion of businesses and travelers that brings in millions of dollars a year.
Bureerak helped rescue 12 boys and their coach after heavy rain flooded the caves they were exploring in late June. He had been under close medical care during the year-long infection but his condition had recently worsened.
I was about 7-8 months pregnant, I was having breakfast, I opened my phone and immediately I just lost it. The cheating scandal was even harder to stomach since it also came at the center of an extortion scandal.
The lawsuit claims that Amazon and Ring are blaming owners of the cameras for not creating strong passwords. Ring security cameras continue to be hacked , leaving victims, including children, terrified.
In one photo, Hailie and Evan clashed in a retro-themed restaurant with the first looking stunning in a sequined romper. Hailie's 70's style photoshoot came just after she shared a series of photos that showed her attempting to hail a cab.
Another survivor told the Vremya newspaper the plane started shaking while gaining altitude about two minutes after takeoff. A Reuters reporter close to the scene said there was heavy fog in the crash area but the cause of the crash is not known.
Conor and his sons were big Lions fans, so Heather's friend, Jenny, wrote a letter to Kelly Stafford, sharing the family's story. Over the years, he has been unselfish and led the Lions by example and off the field of play.
In their last game, the Maple Leafs won a high scoring affair against the Carolina Hurricanes by the score of 8-6. TOP PERFORMERS: Nikita Gusev leads the Devils with 15 assists and has recorded 20 points this season.
They have clicked pictures of her entering a parlour and they have trolled her. "Grandfather just died and she's in the parlour". When I lost my dad, the second day, the kids were angry. "People were home, you know how the atmosphere is", he said.
In fact, even Princess Charlotte was given a gift during the walk around, by a little boy who handed her a bunch of white roses. When she saw the aide reaching for her flowers, the princess vigorously shook her head before turning her attention elsewhere.
Saracens are well-stocked in the back-three department but they have recently been linked with a move for England wing Jonny May, who is out of contract at the end of the season at Leicester Tigers.
YouTube makes copyright claims easier to manage
The situation was escalating as time passed even to the following day (it received an unofficial name YouTube's crypto purge). Some crypto influencers have indicated that Google may target the websites with cryptocurrency and blockchain mentions next.
Storm system to bring rain to central Pa. on Sunday
Some areas of Colorado could see near blizzard conditions on Saturday as strong winds could create blowing and drifting snow. In New Mexico, locations above 7,500 feet will see snow totals of 8 to 12 inches, forecasters said.
Steve Smith enters Australia's top 10 Test run-scorers
It all happened on the last delivery of the 101st over when Smith was found struggling against a Wagner bouncer. Jones felt the Black Caps should have asked for a review which he felt would have been an "interesting".